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5 86                                  HAIRY COVERING

Anatomically there are a number of small points which distinguish
Man ; but they are mainly due to the erect gait. It is some-
times attempted to divide Man as a naked animal. But this is an
apparent difference only; the hair is not so much developed upon
the body as in the Apes, save in occasional abnormalities, such as

Fxo. 281.SMI of Immanuel Kant.    (After C. YOU Kupffer.)    The great size of the
cranium is a noteworthy feature.     (From Wiedersheim's ^Structure of Man.)
the various hairy men and women who can be seen in travelling
shows, and to a less extent the Japanese Ainos, but it is present
everywhere, as is shown by microscopical investigation of the skin.
The skull in Man "is a smooth and imposing, rounded or oval
bony case," which contrasts with the smaller and deeply ridged
skull of the Anthropoid Apes. The shape of the skull is largely
in accord with the large brain. The face does not project so
much as in the Anthropoid Apes, though this character must not